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How to Remove Reminders and Tasks from Google Calendar

In this article, we will show you how to remove reminders and tasks from Google Calendar. We will also cover how to delete reminders on Google Calendar. Simply follow the process below.

How to Remove Reminders and Tasks from Google Calendar

Follow the steps below to remove reminders and tasks from your Google Calendar. 

1. Locate the 'My Calendars' Section on the Left Panel

Start by looking at the left side of your Google Calendar. Find the section labeled 'My Calendars'. This section lists all your calendars and items like reminders and tasks.

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2. Find 'Tasks' in the 'My Calendars' List

In the 'My Calendars' section, look for an item named 'Tasks'. This represents all the tasks you've added to your Google Calendar.

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3. Click the Checkbox Beside 'Tasks' to Hide It

Next to 'Tasks', there is a checkbox. Click this checkbox to unselect it. Unchecking it will hide all tasks from your calendar view.

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4. Verify That Tasks Are No Longer Visible in Your Calendar

After unchecking 'Tasks', look at your calendar to confirm that tasks are no longer displayed. Check the daily, weekly, and monthly views to ensure they are hidden.

How to Delete Reminders on Google Calendar

Follow the simple steps below to delete reminders or tasks on Google Calendar.

1. Identify and Click on the Reminder or Task in Your Calendar

Start by scanning your Google Calendar for the specific reminder or task you want to delete. Look for it in the daily, weekly, or monthly view and click on it. This will bring up a detailed view of the item.

2. Access Edit Options by Clicking on the Popped-Up Details

Once you click on the reminder or task, a small window with details will pop up. In this window, find and click on the 'Edit' or 'More Options' button. This will open up additional settings for the reminder or task.

3. Locate and Click the 'Delete' or 'Remove' Button in the Edit Menu

In the edit menu, you will find options to modify the reminder or task. Look for a button labeled 'Delete' or 'Remove,' often symbolized by a trash can icon. Click on this button to initiate the deletion process.

4. Confirm the Deletion of the Reminder or Task

After clicking 'Delete' or 'Remove,' a confirmation prompt may appear on your screen. Confirm your intention to delete the reminder or task by clicking 'Yes' or 'OK'. This action will permanently remove it from your calendar.

5. Confirm Deletion with Prompt

After selecting 'Delete' or 'Remove', wait for a prompt that confirms the task has been successfully deleted. This prompt usually appears as a message like "Task deleted" on your screen.

We hope that you now have a better understanding of how to remove reminders and tasks from Google Calendar. If you enjoyed this article, you might also like our article on how to add reminders to a Google Calendar or our article on how to set recurring reminders in Google Calendar

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